Hari Raya Haji

Below is the date of Hari Raya Haji on year 2021 and 2022.

YearDateDayHolidayStates
202120 JulTueHari Raya HajiNational
202121 JulWedHari Raya Haji (2nd Day)Kedah, Kelantan, Perlis & Terengganu
202210 JulSunHari Raya HajiNational
202211 JulMonHari Raya Haji (2nd Day)National except Johor
202212 JulTueHari Raya Haji (Replacement Holiday)Perlis & Terengganu

Hari Raya Haji is a national holiday in Malaysia. It is an islamic festival or the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Adha, “The Feast of Sacrifice”. It is also called as Hari Raya Korban in Malaysia.

Generally, this is an important event for the Muslims, and they would celebrate this by praying in early morning, going to mosque, wearing new clothes, visiting friends and family. Muslims would also eat a meat-heavy meal, and goat or commonly cow would be sacrificed for that.